Blackmagic URSA Mini

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Blackmagic cameras enamor Spike Lee, Kevin Smith, other film directors

The life of an indie manufacturer is not easy: It's one thing to produce relatively low cost cameras, but it's entirely another thing to get big name directors to use them on their projects. For Blackmagic Design, it would seem the tide is slowly turning in their favor... The Australian cinema...
Stark Insider on location shooting in Napa Valley

Team Stark on location San Francisco

We're out and about today, once again, on the streets of San Francisco. "Team Stark" is shooting more video segments for Stark Insider including one about an interesting new film, a Broadway legend, and possibly even some magic. Soon we'll be making the move to Super 35 -- Sony FS7 or...

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera used extensively on new ‘Avengers’ film

Just how much can you get out of a small, everyday-looking camera priced under $1,000? Apparently, a lot. Many of us already know that Blackmagic Design crafts cameras that produce gorgeous, cinematic footage. The Australian company only recently entered the camera market (in 2012), but among indie filmmakers, documentary producers, and...

Blackmagic $teals NAB with URSA Mini cinema camera

Once again Blackmagic Design drummed up buzz aplenty at NAB in Vegas. This time with a new, compact Super 35 camera called the URSA Mini. A direct threat to the Canon C100 Mark II and Sony FS7?